Theoretically there are 53 roster spots up for grabs starting on Thursday but in reality some spots are locked up. Who's a lock to make the Redskins?
We all know, however, that there are not 53 jobs up for grabs. Some players are locks to be on the roster when the season starts on Sept. 7 in Houston, barring injury or other unforeseen circumstances. How many players are locks and how many roster spots are really at stake? Let’s take a look: